Oct. 04, 2019 - In SLFI Group v Canada (2019 FCA 217), the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) overturned a Tax Court of Canada (TCC) decision and ruled that a group of Canadian mutual funds (Funds) was not required to self-assess GST/HST on funding services provided by a U.S. entity, because these services were...
Onerous US Reporting Requirements for US Members of Non-US Family-Controlled Entities: It’s All in the Family
Family wealth and business planning often gives rise to structures that come with burdensome reporting obligations for minority US shareholders. In this Canadian Tax Journal article, Davies partners Peter Glicklich and Gregg Benson point out some of the cases where the burden is much larger than it should be, requiring information that would not ordinarily be shared with the younger generation.
Aug. 22, 2019 - As outlined in our e-communications of May 21, 2019, and August 12, 2019, Québec’s Ministry of Finance has introduced new rules regarding the disclosure of nominee agreements. The new disclosure requirement is relevant to nominee agreements involving one or more parties that are subject to Québec tax...